Questions about VA Education Benefits:

Active

Service

 Selected Reserve or

National Guard

Disabled Veterans

Contact Denzil Carter at 859-572-5782 or veterans@nku.edu

CH 33 Post 9-11 GI Bill

CH 30 Montgomery GI Bill-Active Duty

CH 1606 Montgomery GI Bill-Selected Reserve

CH 1607 Reserve Education Assistance Program (REAP)

CH 31 Vocational Rehabilitation

Eligibility Summary

 

Details are available at www.gibill.va.gov.

Minimum 90 days of aggregate service (after 9/10/2001) or 30 days of continuous service if discharged for disability.

Had military pay reduced by $100 per month for 12 months, and continuously served active duty for a minimum of 2 years. (Other eligibility categories available; see www.gibill.va.gov for details.)

Complete Initial Active Duty Training, and currently serving the 6-year obligation.

Same eligibility as CH 1606 plus a minimum of 90 consecutive days of active service (active service determined on DD form 214).

Service-Connected disability of 20% or more.

It is necessary to work directly with a VA Voc Rehab counselor directly to determine candidacy for program.

Maximum Award

Veterans may be eligible for up to 48 months, but no more than 36 months of a single benefit.

36 Months

36 Months

36 Months

36 Months

Determined on an individual basis by VA.

Benefit Summary

All monthly payments are paid on a lag schedule on the 1st day of the month.

 

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Entitled % of:

BAH: Monthly stipend paid directly to benefit recipient.

Book Stipend: Paid to student no sooner than 2 weeks from 1st day of class.

Tuition & Fees: Paid directly to the Institution.

Monthly stipend paid directly to benefit recipient.

 

Monthly stipend paid directly to benefit recipient.

 

Monthly stipend paid directly to benefit recipient.

 

Subsistence Allowance: Monthly stipend paid directly to benefit recipient. Rate determined by VA.

Books & Supplies: Paid to Institution or reimbursed to student (when approved).

Tuition & Fees: Paid directly to the Institution. 

Parking Pass: Paid directly to the Institution.

Benefit Expiration

Generally 15 years from last day of active duty.

Generally 10 years from last day of active duty.

Ends the last day in the Reserve or Guard

Ends the last day in the Reserve or Guard

Determined on an individual basis by VA.

Application Form Number

Veteran: 22-1990

Entitlement Transfer:

Veteran must transfer benefit

22-1990

22-1990

22-1990

28-1900

Required for Application

DD-214 member 4

Kicker (if applicable)

DD-214 member 4

Kicker (if applicable)

NOBE (DD-2384)

Kicker (if applicable)

DD-214 member 4

Kicker (if applicable)

Multiple assessments as required by VA counselor